Thursday, December 25, 2014

Thursday's DN: Sheriff Puts Off Retirement For Audit

Philadelphia Sheriff John Green, due to retire at the end of the month, is putting that off to deal with a conflict between his office and the City Controller's Office over a forensic audit.

Thursday's DN: Sheriff Puts Off Retirement For Audit

Philadelphia Sheriff John Green, due to retire at the end of the month, is putting that off to deal with a conflict between his office and the City Controller's Office over a forensic audit.

Anyone who has ever been to the city's Criminal Justice Center near City Hall knows how crowded it can be, with long lines to get in and on the elevators.  Is that about to get worse, due to a new plan from the District Attorney's Office.

A small law enforcement army descended yesterday upon a giant porn company operating quietly in Center City.

And a Philadelphia writer mails Oprah Winfrey several copies of a booklet he wrote about how presidents are elected and then sues her when she reads some of it on her television show.

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Chris Brennan, a native Philadelphian and graduate of Temple University, joined the Daily News in 1999. He has written about SEPTA, the Philadelphia School District, the legalization of casino gambling, state government, the mayor, the governor, City Council and political campaigns. E-mail tips to brennac@phillynews.com
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Jenny DeHuff is a 2005 graduate of the University of Rhode Island, where she cut her teeth in journalism. A South Philly transplant from New England, she joined the Daily News City Hall Bureau in 2013. For the past several years, she has worked as an investigative reporter exposing corruption in suburban politics, covering sometimes ghastly criminal court cases and following the people’s money and how its spent. In addition to being a dogged news hound, she enjoys reading and writing about travel, animals, Irish whiskey and aviation. E-mail tips to dehuffj@phillynews.com
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